How Your Organization Can Drive Employee Engagement Through Career Pathing

When it comes to employee engagement, it’s seriously lacking in many organizations. A recent Gallup survey showed that 70% of U.S. workers are not engaged in their jobs. And the problem is not getting better. How can companies give employees the career options they need to effectively manage their careers and stay motivated in their…

Why Managers Need to Be Career Coaches

If you’re a manager trying to improve the engagement and development of your employees, career coaching is one of the best ways to make a lasting difference, not only for the employee and their career development but for the positive business value delivered to your organization as well. Research conducted by Bersin by Deloitte showed…

The Hire That You’re Having Trouble Finding Is Just Down The Hall

Most CEOs agree that finding internal talent with the right skills to fill open positions is an on-going challenge. TalentGuard’s Talent Finder allows talent management decision-makers to: Set criteria for a specific skills, experiences, and qualifications needed by the organization for a job role, rotation, project or initiative Intelligently identify employees who are best matches…

Coaching Employees: How to Increase Job Satisfaction and Employee Retention

Coaching Employees Can Keep Them Happy and Engaged Let’s face it—keeping employees happy and engaged is difficult. It’s not that employers don’t care or aren’t trying, it’s just that the world is moving at a faster pace, resources are limited and the expectations employees have for work/life balance are more demanding than they were in…

Talent Management: A Best Practice For Any New Strategic Initiative

Here at TalentGuard we sell solutions that help companies manage the talent management process—that’s no surprise. Our blog doesn’t pitch software but shares with readers best practices for talent management and tools to simplify your job. But lately we’ve realized that our prospects, and even customers, are struggling with best practices when it comes to…

Looking For Leaders? Grow It Internally!

Our guest author, Kyle Lagunas, HR Analyst at SoftwareAdvice.com, reports on important trends, best practices, and technology in human resources and talent management.   Companies need to change the way they are sourcing leadership talent. Rather than look outward when a leader is needed, they should instead continuously look inward to identify candidates with leadership…